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RBLP Semester Kick-Off Event at Bodyworks

The Rawls Business Leadership Program and Dean Nail recently participated in a semester kick-off activity at Bodyworks in Lubbock. The event allowed new and existing RBLP students the chance to meet and participate in team-building activities. For more information about RBLP and to view its students, visit the RBLP website. To view photos of the […]

Management and Football Go Hand-in-Hand for Coach Kingsbury

In football, work ethic and a competitive spirit are essential to success. The same can be applied to the business world. For Texas Tech football coach Kliff Kingsbury, his football success parallels the knowledge he obtained from his time at the Rawls College of Business. Kingsbury, a 2001 graduate with bachelor’s in management and former […]

Rawls M.S.A. Ranked in Top 30 of Public Accounting Report

The School of Accounting’s Master of Science in Accounting program continues to showcase excellence as it was ranked as the no. 29 best accounting master’s program in the country, according to the Public Accounting Report. The Rawls College has now been ranked in the top 30 for consecutive years. “The School of Accounting in the […]

Research by Dr. Dass Indicates that Companies May Need New Approaches to Retaining Employees

Research conducted by Dr. Mayukh Dass, J.B. Hoskins Associate Professor of Marketing, and colleagues – Piyush Kumar, University of Georgia, and Omer Topaloglu, Eastern Illinois University – aims to showcase how companies can better utilize employee satisfaction programs to retain employees. Their research, titled “Understanding the Drivers of Job Satisfaction of Frontline Service Employees, Learning […]

Dr. Rodney Thomas Honored as Reviewer of the Year for the Journal of Business Logistics

Dr. Rodney Thomas, Assistant Professor of Marketing, has been named Reviewer of the Year for the Journal of Business Logistics for his reviews in 2013. Dr. Thomas, who has been a member of the journal’s editorial review board since 2011, was selected for the award due to his review quality, timeliness – including a shorter-than-35-day […]

CMC Welcomes David Mason and Mary Hart

The Career Management Center welcomes David Mason and Mary Hart, both of who will work to develop students’ professional documents and career readiness. David will serve as the Associate Director of Professional Documents. In this role, he will work with students on their resumes, cover letters and all other professional documents in order to help […]

2014 Summer Internship Spotlight: Sagar Parikh, BNSF Railway

Major: Finance (concentration in Real Estate) Minor: Public Relations Hometown: Tucumcari, New Mexico Expected Graduation Date: May 2015 Internship: BNSF Railway Throughout his time at the Rawls College, Sagar Parikh has been actively involved both inside and outside the classroom. As a student, Sagar has been on the Dean’s List and President’s List multiple times […]

Rawls College Adds 10 Terry Scholars at Texas Tech University

Ten Rawls College of Business students were recipients of the Terry Foundation Scholarship for the 2014-15 Academic Year. The Terry Foundation is a Houston-based scholarship program founded to provide scholarships to outstanding Texas High school graduates for attendance at public colleges and universities within the state. For 2013-14, the Rawls College had six students who […]

Rawls Alumnus Eric Rems Launches Innovative Web Company, AbridgeME

In a time where information is both abundant and easier to access than ever before, there still remains a relatively uninformed audience. Current Wall Street professional and 2006 alumnus Eric Rems, who holds degrees in Finance and Economics, aims to address this lack of knowledge through his new, innovative content and reference site: AbridgeME, a […]

2014 Summer Internship Spotlight: Rachel Crook, ConocoPhillips

Major: Graduate student in the 150-hour Program in Accounting Hometown: Amarillo, Texas Expected Graduation Date: May 2015 Internship: ConocoPhillips As a graduate student in the 150-hour Program in Accounting, Rachel Crook has worked hard to distinguish herself as an exciting prospect after graduation, and she plans to sit for the CPA exam in February 2015 […]